Each aspect of how the monitor works and looks is defined by a setting. There are a number of
different categories of settings, including,
Screen Settings, to define the selection and appearance of elements on each individual Screen
Measurement settings, to define settings unique to each measurement, for example, high and low
Monitor settings, including settings that affect more than one measurement or Screen and define
general aspects of how the monitor works, for example, alarm volume, reports and recordings, and
You must be aware that, although many settings can be changed in Monitoring Mode, permanent
changes to settings can only be done in the monitor's Configuration Mode. All settings are reset to the
when you discharge a patient
when you load a Profile
when the monitor is switched off for more than one minute (if
Changing Measurement Settings
Each measurement has a setup menu in which you can adjust all of its settings. You can enter a setup
via the measurement numeric - select the measurement numeric to enter its setup menu. For
example, to enter the
via the Setup hardkey (on plug-in modules) - press the Setup hardkey on the module front.
switched off, use the
measurement name from the pop-up list. With this permanent key you can access any setup menu
in the monitor.
via the Measurement Selection key.
This guide always describes the entry method using the setup menu. But you can use any method you
Switching a Measurement On and Off
When a measurement is off, its waves and numerics are removed from the monitor's screen. The
monitor stops data acquisition and alarming for this measurement. A measurement automatically
switches off if you disconnect its module or MMS. If you disconnect a transducer, the monitor
replaces the measurement numeric with question marks. If you silence the resulting INOP, the
measurement is switched off. Also if you pause or switch off alarms, the measurement may be
switched off completely, depending on your configuration.
Enter the measurement's setup menu and select the measurement.
Select the measurement name to switch between on and off. The screen display indicates the active
permanent key - if you want to setup a measurement when the measurement is
menu, select the HR (heart rate) numeric.
permanent key and select
is set to
. Then select the